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I can't use Wirelesskeyview, my anti-virus keeps deleting it and I can't disable it. Is there another way to get it?

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Is it WEP? If so, you could try the aircrack route to find the password. –  Rob Nov 18 '11 at 15:23
@Rob Alright, I'll try that now. –  Xan Nov 18 '11 at 15:33
The only downside is you need the appropriate drivers and a compatible wireless card, it's not a definite solution. –  Rob Nov 18 '11 at 15:35
@Rob, yeah, it didn't work. –  Xan Nov 18 '11 at 15:37
Do you have access to tthe wirelss access point/router? –  Dave M Nov 18 '11 at 15:40

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Start in safe mode then try the wireless key view program

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Good Idea! It worked! –  Xan Nov 18 '11 at 21:14

Try Cain & Abel. It has a nice local password recovery for wireless passwords.

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It's a while since I've needed to use something like this, but http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/bullets_password_view.html lets you view password fields in windows that are asterisk protected.

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All its showing me is |||||||| as the password which isn't right... –  Xan Nov 18 '11 at 15:20
Network Passworts are explicitly listed as not supported in the Known Limitations section. –  Christoph Grimmer-Dietrich Jan 2 at 19:57

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